San Diego's Best In Organic Produce
& Customer Service

Everyone can shop, Anyone can join!

Ocean Beach People's Organic Food Market is a member-owned vegetarian food co-op that has been serving the community since 1972. Originally a worker's collective, the cooperative has grown to include 6,000 feet of retail space and more than 13,500 member/owners. The Co-op offers an extensive selection of organic produce, grocery, dairy, and bulk foods and herbs, as well as vitamins and homeopathics, cruelty-free bodycare, and aromatherapy products. Enjoy a full service award winning deli featuring a delicious selection of home-style vegetarian and vegan entrees, salads, sandwiches, freshly prepared baked goods, desserts, and more! At People's, San Diego's only customer-owned grocery store, we specialize in products that are organic, wholesome, minimally processed, vegetarian and environmentally safe.

July News

Next Board Meeting
Monday, July 20 at 6 p.m.

  • Outreach & Education Committee
    Chair, Andi Briceno
    Meeting: July 13, 5:30 p.m.
  • Planning Committee
    Chair, Stephanie Mood
    Meeting: July 13, 6:30 p.m.
  • Finance Committee
    Chair, Chet Nelson
    Meeting: July 13, 7 p.m.

People's Will Be Closed on July 4th

Stronger Together:
A Workshop Series for Food and Farm Entrepreneurs

Nuts and Bolts of Cooperative Business Models
Tuesday, July 21, 6 – 8 p.m.

Marketing Cooperatives and Co-Branding
Tuesday, August 18, 6 – 8 p.m.

Cooperative Equipment Ownership Models
Tuesday, Sept.22, 6 – 8 p.m.

Workshops co-hosted by Common Ground Collective, California Center for Cooperative Development, Ocean Beach People's Organic Food Market, and San Diego Small Farms Alliance. For workshop location and to RSVP, please email
Free of charge.



We accept
Beacon Award